Americans to Eat Record 1.42 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl LV

Wings remain hot, proving to be a ‘pandemic-proof’ food WASHINGTON, D.C  – The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our lives in many ways. One thing that …

U.S. Poultry Industry Provides 2.1 Million Jobs; Economic Impact Up 15 Percent in Two Years

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY), National Chicken Council, National Turkey Federation and United Egg Producers have released an updated economic …

Survey Says: Americans Flock to Chicken, the Nation’s #1 Quarantine Protein

Washington, D.C. – Throughout the last year, as home kitchens took center stage, Americans have been relying on chicken as a healthy and convenient protein …

Injuries and Illnesses in Poultry Processing Fall Below All Manufacturing for First Time

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The incidence of occupational injuries and illnesses within the poultry sector’s slaughter and processing workforce has fallen below all manufacturing for the …

Check In With Chicken During National Diabetes Month

Diabetes is a group of diseases that results in people having too much sugar in their blood. There are three main types of diabetes, type 1, type …

Wayne Farms’ Clint Rivers Installed for Second Term as Chairman of the National Chicken Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 29, 2020) – Clint Rivers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wayne Farms LLC (Oakwood, Georgia) was installed for a second term as 2020-2021 Chairman …